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Possible plea deal for UCA shooters

There is a possible plea deal for three of the four men charged with capital murder in the shooting deaths of two UCA students in 2008.
UCA shooting suspect
UCA shooting suspect
UCA Shooting suspect
UCA Shooting suspect
Suspect in UCA Campus Shooting
Suspect in UCA Campus Shooting
Henderson died during shots fired at UCA campus
Henderson died during shots fired at UCA campus
Block was killed after a shooting on UCA's campus
Block was killed after a shooting on UCA's campus
There is a possible plea deal for three of the four men charged with capital murder in the shooting deaths of two UCA students in 2008. At least one attorney planned to enter a plea on his clients behalf, but negotiations stalled.

When Attorney Frank Shaw showed up in a Faulkner County courtroom, he thought he'd see the capital murder charge against his client Brandon Wade dropped.

"We came here with the anticipation of entering a plea today, however the prosecutor was unable to extend that plea today because of some law he discovered that would not allow the terms we previously agreed on," says Attorney Frank Shaw.

Wade, along with Mario Toney, Kelcy Perry and Kawin Brockman, all face capital murder charges for the shooting deaths of Ryan Henderson and Chavares Block on the UCA Campus October 26, 2008. There is no official word from Toney's attorney but Brockman's attorney also confirms talks of a plea deal.

"The parties are all anticipating certain things to work out that where that may be one of the ways this case resolves," says Michael Sutterfield, Kawin Brockman's attorney.

Proscuting Attorney Marcus Vaden says while they are discussing pleas they aren't releasing any terms because nothing is definite at this point.

"There are talks in these cases, just like it would be in any other case, to see if we can reach a point where pleas can be worked out and possibly then people would testify against people," says Faulkner County Prosecutor Marcus Vaden.

If pleas are reached it could be Wade, Toney, and Brockman testifying against Perry the alleged shooter at an October trial. After nearly two years Shaw wants to see this case resolved for the sake of all the families involved.

"There's no excuse for this happening, them having to go through this," says Shaw.

Brandon Wade goes back before a judge July 9th for a bond hearing and to deal with some medical issues. An October 12th trial date is set for all of the defendants who do not reach a plea agreement.

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